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ACC buoyed by attendance at Baltimore venue

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 May 2010 00:00

014_news_deskStill the most popular and the largest of all the American Craft Council shows, turnout was high for the 34th annual American Craft Council Show in Baltimore. There were about 700 exhibitors and 19,500 attendees, matching up with the numbers from the 2009 show.

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Energy-use overhaul suits shop’s needs

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 May 2010 00:00

012_news_desk_1At Mark Richey Woodworking in Newburyport, Mass., the company's two most extensive sustainability investments are paying dividends by saving hundreds of thousands of dollars in energy costs.

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Table saw suit nets $1.5M verdict

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 May 2010 00:00

A recent verdict resulting from a table saw injury raises the issue of whether stricter safety regulations will be imposed on manufacturers. A compelling factor in the case involved SawStop's blade-stopping device, which was not on the saw that caused the injury.

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PBS plans new woodworking show this fall

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 May 2010 00:00

011_news_deskThere will be a new woodworking host on PBS this fall and he's definitely not the norm.

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Group gives co-founder a ‘humbling honor’

Monday, 19 April 2010 00:00

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The Society of American Period Furniture Makers presented Steve Lash, the organization's co-founder, with the 2010 Cartouche Award at its annual banquet Jan. 18 at Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Va.

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